Boxing: Sanjeet wins gold for India as Amit Panghal, Shiva Thapa lose their title bouts

Harpal Singh Bedi   New Delhi: Sanjeet  saved the day for India by winning a Gold as his experienced compatriots Amit Panghal and Shiva Thapa failed to retain and regain their titles at the 2021 ASBC Asian Championships in Dubai. After Amit and Shiva Thapa lost their  title bouts narrowly  all eyes were on Sanjeet and the… Read More Boxing: Sanjeet wins gold for India as Amit Panghal, Shiva Thapa lose their title bouts

Boxing: Mary Kom, Panghal and five other Indians to fight for gold at Asian Championships

Harpal Singh Bedi New Delhi: Campaigner Mary Kom, defending champion Amit Panghal and five other  Indian pugilists will be seen in action in the finals at the 2021 ASBC Asian Boxing Championships in Dubai.  Mary Kom alongside Pooja Rani (75kg), Anupama (+81kg) and Lalbuatsahi (64kg) will  fight in their respective final bouts on Sunday. Panghal, Shiva Thapa (64kg)… Read More Boxing: Mary Kom, Panghal and five other Indians to fight for gold at Asian Championships

Boxing: Mary Kom, Sakshi in Finals, Simranjit, Monika, Jasmine lose in semis

Harpal Singh Bedi New Delhi: Veteran Mary Kom and seasoned campaigner Sakshi chalked out hard fought wins over their rivals to move into the finals of their respective categories at the ASBC Asian Boxing Championships in Dubai. In 51 kg  semi final bout ,the six-time world champion  took  time  to find her rhythm .However  the Indian … Read More Boxing: Mary Kom, Sakshi in Finals, Simranjit, Monika, Jasmine lose in semis

Indian pugilists start favourite in their opening rounds in the Asian Boxing Championship

Harpal Singh Bedi New Delhi: The World Championships bronze medallist Simranjeet Kaur, Sakshi (54kg), Jasmine (57kg) and Sanjeet (91) open their campaign  with a  hope to confirm medals as they will fight in the quarter-finals on second day at the 2021 ASBC Asian Boxing Championships in Dubai on Tuesday. Given the limited field  the Indians start favourite in … Read More Indian pugilists start favourite in their opening rounds in the Asian Boxing Championship

Amit, Mary Kom to spearhead full-strength Indian squad at Asian Boxing Championships

Harpal  Singh Bedi New Delhi: Defending champion Amit Panghal and former World champion Mary Kom will spearhead 20-member Indian challenge  at the ASBC Asian Boxing Championships being jointly hosted by BFI and UAE Boxing Federation. The Championship is to scheduled to be held  in Dubai  from May 24 to  June 1. The Championships  was initially scheduled to take place in New Delhi. However due… Read More Amit, Mary Kom to spearhead full-strength Indian squad at Asian Boxing Championships

Thapa, Nikhat lead Indian charge in the Asian Boxing Championships

Harpal Singh Bedi New Delhi: Olympian Shiva Thapa (60kg) and former world junior champion Nikhat Zareen (51kg), led the charge as Indian pugilists continued their domination in the ring assuring the country 13 medals in the Asian Boxing Championships in Bangkok, Thailand on Tuesday. Olympian Shiva Thapa (60kg) who won a gold in 2013, a… Read More Thapa, Nikhat lead Indian charge in the Asian Boxing Championships